‘Doing Science In India’
Mysore (PIB-GR-TYP-BIN): Bharat Ratna Sir M.Visvesvaraya lecture on ‘Doing Science in India’ Bharat Ratna Dr. C.N.R. Rao called upon the scientists to work with passion. Speaking upon importance of time Prof. Rao went back to PM Modi’s speech where he spoke of India in 2030, on January 3, Prof. Rao said that, the preparation should begin soon and the works should be done. If we do not understand the value of time, we will never be serious about our works. We have to work in a hurry. If we do that, we will be in the top of the world in next 10-15 years.
The Governor of Karnataka, Mr. Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala, Chief Minister of Karnataka, Mr. Siddaramaiah, the Union Minister of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Dr. Harsh Vardhan, the Union Minister of State for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences, Mr. Y.S. Chowdary, General President Indian Science Congress Association Dr. Ashok Kumar Saxena, and Vice – Chancellor of the Mysore University and Organizing Chairman of the Science Congress Prof. K.S. Rangappa, the Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilisers Mr. Anantha Kumar, the Union Minister of Law and Justice Mr. D.V. Sadananda Gowda, the Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, Mr. G.M. Siddeswara, nobel laureates were among several luminaries who attended the inaugural ceremony of the Science Congress to be held from 3rd to 7th January, 2016.